Historical Researcher Resume Samples

Working in a variety of settings including museums, research centers, and Universities, a Historical Researcher delves into the past and works to uncover and document the culture, people, and events of the nation community, or group. A well-drafted Historical Researcher Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – analyzing a wide range of information, providing an accurate account of historical happenings, identifying and gathering historical documents, and artifacts, collaborating with archivists, and historians, and preserving the historical documents and artifacts. The job further includes collaborating with other professionals to maintain safe historical records and documents.

Skills required for a career in this field include the following – excellent research and analytical skills, the ability to work independently and as a part of a team, proficiency in using research tools such as archives, and online databases; staying updated with the latest research methods and technologies, and the willingness to discover, explore and share data received. In terms of education, a Master’s degree or Ph.D. in history or museum studies is typically required.

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Historical Researcher Resume

Summary : As a Historical Researcher, I prepared city directories and materials, edited textbooks and other written materials, performed interviews by various techniques, performed research in historic sites and analyzed records of previous times, and researched by coordinating with various clients.

Skills : Specialize In Researching And Analyzing Historical Events.

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  1. Evaluated, understood, and interpreted records created by individuals, organizations, and local governments.
  2. Provided guidance to grant applicants in locating primary source documentation as well as conducting individual research on their behalf.
  3. Worked directly with government agencies, public historians, historical societies, and other not-for-profit organizations via telephone, email, and the Foundation’s online grant management system.
  4. Assisted applicants in rewriting marker inscriptions to meet Foundation requirements.
  5. Wrote marker descriptions for individual marker pages on a digital marker map found on the Foundation’s website.
  6. Experienced in public history and/or public engagement.
  7. Collaborated with team members and met deadlines.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's Degree In History


Historical Researcher Resume

Summary : As a Historical Researcher, responsible for Organizing data and analyzing requirements for research, Monitoring and gathering various historical data from various sources and archives such as pamphlets and books.

Skills : Attention To Detail, Critical Thinking And Problem-Solving.

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  1. Reviewed assigned historic marker grant applications to ensure primary source documentation was included to verify all proposed marker inscriptions.
  2. Worked with a variety of individuals with various levels of knowledge of historical records.
  3. Conducted historical primary, and secondary source research.
  4. Processed data for complex data entry.
  5. Responded to and fulfiled various data requests from project managers, clients, and other stakeholders.
  6. Worked with complex datasets to research, analyze, and prepare statistical reports on key findings.
  7. Built and ran queries using programming language to retrieve and extract data.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's Degree In Library Science


Historical Researcher Resume

Headline : As a Historical Researcher, responsible for Assisting departments in publishing historical research, Maintaining historical society publications and editing them, Managing all activities of historical societies and conducting various events to promote them, Preparing various publications and evaluating them on a regular basis, and ensuring accuracy of data.

Skills : Organizational, Familiarity With Archival Materials And Digital Databases.

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  1. Interpreted, analyzed, and presented results using statistical and data visualization techniques.
  2. Conducted validity and data quality checks as needed on outputs.
  3. Performed batch updates, data entry, data cleanups, and quality assurance.
  4. Collected weekly and monthly stats, and provided other stats requested on a regular basis by clients.
  5. Provided research support including document management, data processing, filing, and copying files.
  6. Provided QA and support to other team members on matters related to data.
  7. Updated and maintained research databases, datasets, and progress tracking (updating/removing tables or queries).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's Degree In Library Science

Historical Researcher Resume

Objective : As a Historical Researcher, responsible for Assisting in performing research on a specific region and time, and Maintaining reference materials and translated materials as required.

Skills : Knowledge Of Historical Research Methods And Techniques.

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  1. Liaised with leads and other key team members to advise on issues, delays, and needs for support.
  2. Supported project administration (creating delivery lists, updating, and maintaining project standards, and other similar tasks).
  3. Contributed to the development and maintenance of process-driven research methodologies.
  4. Maintained and worked with large datasets, databases, and information management systems.
  5. Identified, copied, scanned, labeled, and filed relevant documents and maps from public and private archives, government offices, and university libraries.
  6. Created and maintained bibliographies.
  7. Responsible for Providing support to public programming and preparing manuscripts and research.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's Degree In History

Historical Researcher Resume

Objective : As a Historical Researcher, Delivered materials to preview upcoming events and shows to anticipate trends, identify storylines to follow, and add context to developing angles, Proactively identified and suggested solutions to address potential coverage angles and storylines.

Skills : Written And Verbal Communication Skills, Time Management.

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  1. Used deep sports knowledge along with strong research techniques to generate and support ideas based on live sporting events, breaking news, and other developments in the sports world.
  2. Created and delivered informational packets that included data about our games; statistical nuggets and analytical context; storylines ranging from matchups to profiles to features to columns; and ideas for on-screen elements.
  3. Conducted a variety of searches using statistical tools and databases, school/team websites, social media, other media outlets, and other sources to support storytelling and coverage for all game and studio productions.
  4. Built relationships with producers, on-air talent, and graphics and video associates, to ensure the highest quality and depth of information.
  5. Initiated and maintained files of milestones, historical records, trends, and developing themes, as well as releases, story ideas, scheduled events, and other information about the sports, conferences, teams, coaches, and players covered on CBS Sports and CBS Sports Network.
  6. Anticipated, identified, and responded to trends, developing storylines and noteworthy performances prior to and during live-game action.
  7. Communicated in a timely and effective manner with content creators to provide thorough, creative, and accurate statistical and storytelling information that will support and enhance productions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Fresher
Education
Education
Master's Degree In History,

Historical Researcher Resume

Objective : As a Historical Researcher, responsible for Attending bi-monthly Fleet History team meetings by teleconference or in-person, and Assisting with other related duties as assigned, Assisting in the organization of how DANFS soft copy documents, photographs, and other archival sources are organized and saved within the internal NHHC network.

Skills : Critical Thinking And Problem-Solving, Knowledge Of Historical Research Methods And Techniques.

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Description :

  1. Delivered real-time reactions to notable performances, and significant plays, and developed on-field storylines from live games.
  2. Charted out information that will be turned into graphics by presenting complex information in an easy-to-digest manner.
  3. Focused on highlighting the priority storylines.
  4. Developed original, creative ideas for graphics and video elements that provide statistical or other analysis of games, storylines, and trending issues in sports.
  5. Applied advanced metrics and related statistics to develop creative angles for coverage.
  6. Prepared general background/research material for other entities as needed.
  7. Assisted DANFS production by proofreading and editing entries written by other NHHC historians and contractors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Freelancer
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Library Science

Historical Researcher Resume

Headline : As a Historical Researcher, Researched and developed a series of presentations, in a variety of formats, Holy Trinitys longstanding connection to and support of various marginalized communities including LGBTQ2S; marginalized/persecuted ethnic communities, e.g. Japanese- & Armenian-Canadians; First Nations; the unemployed, e.g. during the Depression; homeless & socially marginalized people.

Skills : Attention To Detail, Critical Thinking And Problem-Solving.

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  1. Used available archives (municipal, provincial, national) to explore these themes.
  2. Engaged visitors to the church, and provided historical & cultural interpretation.
  3. Digitized selected archival materials for presentation and preservation purposes.
  4. Assisted at the monthly memorial service where those who have died due to homelessness are remembered, and foster wider awareness of the causes of and remedies to homelessness.
  5. Created a teaching & learning event of what they have learned.
  6. Developed/supported a fundraising event.
  7. Wrote research reports and memoranda summarizing documentation and setting out research findings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Library Science,

Historical Researcher Resume

Summary : As a Historical Researcher, collected and compiled data and prepared written reports, Conducted archival research at NHHC, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), or other local repositories or approved databases to find relevant information that will assist NHHC Historians in drafting new DANFS entries as well as updating existing DANFS entries.

Skills : Organizational, Familiarity With Archival Materials And Digital Databases.

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  1. Provided advice and reference services to community-based researchers.
  2. Assisted with workshops, conferences, and lectures and Wrote interpretative text and reports.
  3. Reviewed existing historical documents and sort based on relevant content.
  4. Created an index of all documents to include links between various documents.
  5. Connected with Elders and other community members to gather oral history.
  6. Transcribed all interviews into text documents which can be incorporated into reports.
  7. Summarized the document and interview content into a cohesive research report with an executive summary.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Library Science,

Historical Researcher Resume

Summary : Over 3 years of experienced in the field of history which shall include experience in performing research among primary documents and writing historical articles for publication.

Skills : Documentation Skills, Researching.

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  1. Analyzed documents. Responsible for Performing historical research and reconstructing various materials and places on the same
  2. Undertaken other research and administrative tasks as may be required.
  3. Independently drafted DANFS entries to include a biography section on the ship's namesake (where appropriate) and a chronological narrative account of the ship's activities and operations.
  4. Entried will be reviewed and edited by NHHC historians.
  5. Adhered to the DANFS style guide when drafting entries (NHHC will supply).
  6. Assisted in tracking the DANFS entries of decommissioned ships that need updating as well as the active ships that need periodic updates based on recent operations.
  7. Researched and answered requests for information related to ships' history.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's Degree In Library Science,

Historical Researcher Resume

Objective : As a Historical Researcher, learned how things were done in the past to see if they might be applicable to present-day problems and concerns, assisted in prediction, understood present educational practices and policies more fully, and tested hypothesis concerns relationships or trends.

Skills : Knowledge Of Historical Research Methods And Techniques.

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  1. Provided regular progress reports to NCPEI Senior Management, Board of Directors, and membership as directed.
  2. Responsible for Coordinating with departments, preparing biographies, and analyzing information.
  3. Wrote articles and other materials for peer-reviewed or edited publications.
  4. Experienced at Washington Navy Yard (WNY) or other federal repositories in the National Capital Region, or similar repositories elsewhere.
  5. Possessed and maintained a level of National Agency Check with Inquiry (NACI).
  6. Conducted specialized research on a certain topic. 
  7. Made people aware of what has happened in the past so they may learn from past failures and successes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's Degree In History